noun see ticklish

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • ticklishness — noun /ˈtɪklɪʃˌnɛs/ The property of being ticklish. Reportedly the wrestler’s ticklishness was used against him …   Wiktionary

  • Ticklishness — Ticklish Tic klish, a. 1. Sensible to slight touches; easily tickled; as, the sole of the foot is very ticklish; the hardened palm of the hand is not ticklish. Bacon. [1913 Webster] 2. Standing so as to be liable to totter and fall at the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ticklishness — See ticklishly. * * * …   Universalium

  • ticklishness — n. quality of being sensitive to tickling; quality of requiring special care or handling …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ticklishness — tick·lish·ness …   English syllables

  • ticklishness — noun see ticklish I …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tickling — is the act of touching a part of the body, so as to cause involuntary twitching movements or laughter. Such sensations can be pleasurable or exciting, but are sometimes considered highly unpleasant, particularly in the case of relentless heavy… …   Wikipedia

  • ticklish — adjective Date: 1581 1. a. touchy, oversensitive < ticklish about his baldness > b. easily overturned < a canoe is a ticklish craft > 2. requiring delicate handling < a ticklish subject > 3. sensitive to tickling • ticklishly …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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